Definition of tank
- to overcome, to conquer.
Dude, I totally tanked that quantum mechanics test.If used reflexively, may take on opposite meaning, as in:
Dude, that quantum mechanics test has me so tanked.
- go belly up, go bankrupt.
His regime will tank soon.
- came to an end
His career tanked.
- a person who goes for long periods at a time, such as perhaps a race.
- being really good at something or really cool in some way shape or form.
- a large, solidly built motor vehicle.
Do you still drive that old tank?
- See more words with the same meaning: car, motorcycle, or other vehicle.
- to fail.
I completely tanked my interview yesterday.
verb - transitive
- to cause something to fail.
Citation from "The Best Christmas Story Never Told", American Dad! (TV), Season 2 Episode 9 (2006) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
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Slang terms with the same meaning
Other terms relating to 'car, motorcycle, or other vehicle':
|Definitions include: any sport motorcycle or replica of a race motorcycle, usually Japanese in origin.|
|Definitions include: a convertible car.|
|Definitions include: a large car.|
|Definitions include: an attractive female.|
|Definitions include: a person who hypermiles.|
|Definitions include: a fixed-gear bicycle.|
|Definitions include: term used by law enforcement to refer to a decrepit automobile, due to the belief that the occupants likely have arrest warrants.|
|Definitions include: a vehicle in poor condition; "hooptie".|
|Definitions include: a low rider car which is noted for its "thuggish" looks.|
|Definitions include: a motor vehicle in which one shags - i.e. has sex.|
|Definitions include: a small, usually propeller-driven, plane.|
|Definitions include: any car in disrepair. Origin: the Pinto is a car that was terribly ugly even when new.|
|Definitions include: alternate spelling of hoopty.|
|Definitions include: a car in the style of those stereotypically driven by pimps.|
|Definitions include: big shoes.|
Slang terms with the same root words
Other terms relating to 'tank':
|Definitions include: A holding cell for drunk people, usually a county jail.|
|Definitions include: a sexually attractive or sexually provocative female under the age of sexual consent.|
|Definitions include: a person who habitually drinks large amounts of alcohol.|
|Definitions include: Cockney rhyming slang meaning American i.e. septic tank - yank.|
|Definitions include: large ass.|
|Definitions include: extremely drunk.|
|Definitions include: to be totally drunk, full of alcohol, intoxicated.|
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